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bad the prime minister posted on facebook, my roof is gone, at complete mercy of the hurricane, house is flooding. he was later rescued. headed to puerto rico next, emergency shelters are open. sandhya patel is tracking it closely. >> this is the last thing puerto rico needs after irma. look at hurricane maria, this is a very large storm, stretches for miles. talking close to 400 miles. as you mentioned made landfall several hours ago across dominica, eye of the storm still well defined, weakened lightly to category 4 but still very dangerous. expected to hit puerto rico wednesday morning as category 4 and brush the dominican republic and work northward, close to southeast u.s. but not quite,
turning to northeast. tracking hurricane category 1, generating dangerous sur surf. maria expecting to hit virgin islands and puerto rico, storm surge, heavy rain and flooding. >> you can follow the latest throughout abc7 accuweather app with immediate live updates on the storms paths. we know who b.a.r.t. police are looking for in bizarre written threat. passenger received this note and released photos of the woman accused of writing it. katie utehs is on the story. >>. >> reporter: b.a.r.t. police say this woman tried to rob a fellow rider passing a note. claimed to have two guns, seen
her pulling a shopping cart. >> unassuming. >> reporter: threat, there are two guns pointed at you now, if you want to live, hand back your wallet and phone. passenger riding to east bay when rider gave gave gave gave e >> maybe most scared i've been. >> advised she pretended to have a seizure. >> i slumped over to the left and started shaking and people started to notice. >> reporter: the scene she caused saturday scared the attempted robber. police say she got off train at powell street. >> been in b.a.r.t. police 19 years and never seen anything like this. >> reporter: 20 to 30 people on the train at the time and asking them to come forward and act as witnesses. >> never seen a police officer on b.a.r.t., ever. >> commute every day?
>> for about three years. >> 46 stations, don't have enough officers. increasing staffing levels. >> reporter: reviewing station surveillance footage for more evidence. katie utehs, abc7 news. terminal for united flights as evacuated for suspicious package. bomb squad investigated an unintended bag. called in after 6:30, hour later determined to be safe and terminal reopened. there were a few delays as flights were moved to other gates in the time. house minority leader nancy pelosi says she understands and respected the young immigrants who disrupted her event today. >> documented, unafraid, undocumented, unafraid. >> several dozen protesters shouted down pelosi as she tried to start a dialogue with them.
there to urge passage of the d.r.e.a.m. act, demonstrators calling for comprehensive immigration reform. >> is it possible to pass a bill without some border security, we'll have to see. we didn't agree to anything in that regard except to listen. >> pelosi also discussed the d.r.e.a.m. act in sacramento tonight, no interruptions there. new at 11:00, a community group rallied to get to is dopt a proposal for daca. katie marzullo with the story ♪ you may say i'm a dreamer >> reporter: prayer for lawmakers, two dozen people outside gilroy city hall. daca recipient.
>> i'm proud telling everyone, been here working hard, learning english. >> reporter: worried about older brother, senior at san jose state and daca recipient. >> if he were to leave, wouldn't have him as role model. >> reporter: wants to pass a declaration limiting cooperation with i.c.e. >> i know what they're going through. >> reporter: city council was drafting a resolution but that was before daca was canceled, adding new language to include d.r.e.a.m.ers. >> words we say have meaning and power, use position on the dayes to speak for all members of the community. >> reporter: hope for resolution in front of the council in matter of weeks. abc7 news. organizers of right-wing event at uc berkeley says they have big names coming this week but school said they're not
confirmed. so-called free speech week begins sunday, sponsored by group berkeley patriot. today the school said they can't use indoor venues because failed to secure contracts and pay the fees. milo yiannopoulos said on youtube the school is trying to stop them. >> tried everything to derail free speech week, up to accusing the students of being inept. >> event organizers will do it outdoors if need to. previous events have ended with violence, school says it's trying to work with the organizers. >> university is ready, willing and able to accommodate them. simply waiting to hear who is coming. >> more than 100 people petition to keep students and staff safe. still to come, donald trump
makes united nations debut. >> united nations has not reached its full potential. >> coming up, idea he has for the student general. toys "r" us file for bankruptcy. worst traffic spots in bay area. first alook at "jimmy kimmel live" after abc7 news at 11:00. >> enjoy this sample. gluten free. >> i behaved myself sufficiently, if you put your leg on that table one more
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on the lookout for man who robbed doughnut shop wearing a "star wars" mask. pulled semiautomatic gun on employee. she was not hurt. new developments in problems that toys "r" us is facing. filed for bankruptcy protection. what does it mean for them and their customers? live at the store in san mateo. lily. >> toys "r" us is hoping to emerge from chapter 11 as stronger and leaner company and loyal customers are cheering them on. >> they have these and put them together. >> collects "rick and morty" action figures, only can find at toys "r" us, but also simply prefers childhood store. >> after christmas, birthday or special occasions, go to toys
"r" us. >> sentiment shared by many shoppers. faced stiff online competition while loaded with debt in buyout more than ten years ago. filing for chapter 11 protection can refinance and stay open while it restructures. ceo said today marks the dawn of new ear ra at toys "r" us where we expect the financial constraints -- >> i think they'll stay afloat. be smaller, like macy's and other retailers. but betting money, they'll around. >> encouraging words loyal shoppers want to hear. >> big part of the community from one side of the coast to the other side of the coast. >> reporter: made changes, among them a new web store launched ahead of the holiday season. abc7 news.
dubious distinction, bay area set a new record for freeway congestion, metropolitan commission says delays in commutes up to average of 3 1/2 minutes per commuter. most in the afternoon from 280 from san francisco to yesh ba bueña island, always a mess. and hercules to san francisco, oath one in the top ten congested in morning and afternoon. but says it means economy is doing well. >> in many respects a good problem for the region. not particularly fun but at least a job on the other side. >> delays are time spent in traffic moving less than 30 miles an hour. >> president trump on the world stage giving first speech to the united nations, delegates
waiting with beatated breath. >> reporter: spending monday at united nations. during debut at diplomatic epicenter, commander in chief pushing for reform. >> encourage the secretary general to fully use authority to cut through bureaucracy, reform outdated decisions and make firm decisions to advance the u.n.'s core message. >> reporter: and this about his own real estate. >> saw great potential right across the street to be honest and only for the reason that united nations was here that that turned out to be successful project. >> striking a softer tone than anti-u.n. rhetoric on the campaign trail. >> united nations is not a friend of democracy. >> today one-on-one meetings with french president and israeli prime minister.
in crescendo of problems with north korea, calling for tougher action against the regime. >> if the united states has to defend itself or its allies in any way, north korea will be destroyed. >> and conducting joint military exercises with south korea overnight. trump working through the evening. rigorous agenda called speed dating from hell. discussed venezuela and north korea ahead of his much-anticipated speech here tomorrow. abc news, united nations. >> we'll bring you that speech live tomorrow at 7:30 tomorrow morning. be sure to tune in. focus on our weather. it's nice day around the bay area. will it continue? and will this hurricane continue to cause problems? >> it's going to make a direct hit on puerto rico as category 4
early wednesday morning. bay area, much quieter scene. clouds stacked up to north. not low. cleared out by system pushing across the pacific northwest. it's bringing rain and high elevation snow there but also responsible for kicking up our winds. still going strong. live picture from emeryville camera, a shaky view but beautiful if you've been enjoying this cooler pattern, this is your week. 60 degrees in san francisco right now. oakland and mountain view, low 60s, and same for gilroy and half moon bay. napa, lower 60s. livermore 60 degrees. another time landscape from m tam camera. looked like today, clouds swept
away by the system that came through. variety of clouds on different levels and kicked up breeze. temperatures low 60s to low 80s, going to hang on to the breeze. kgo roof camera, it's still windy. gusty and cooler than average particularly inland areas. below normal, chance of showers on wednesday. warmer weather on the weekend. wind gusts to 30 in noef oughtto and 30 in half moon bay. tonight winds remain strong. 5:00 a.m., close to 30-mile-an-hour winds, hang on to steering wheel or perhaps allow more time to get where you need to go. increase along the coast by evening and remain breezy elsewhere. temperatures will come down. same wind is kicking up swell along with storm in the pacific northwest. strong rip currents possible
tuesday 5:00 a.m. to thursday 8:00 p.m. we have a marwarning for the beaches. watch out for sinkers. breezy, tomorrow afternoon hang on to the winds. mid-60s to low 80s, mild tuesday afternoon. hour by hour for wednesday, another system comes through, may produce a few sprinkles or light shower, 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. especially. noon time could be isolated returns. one model. we'll pinpoint it for you. but chool cooler than average. sierra, thursday may be talking about high elevation snow going into friday. yes. i know. friday is official first day of fall and feel more like winter in the high country. accuweather seven-day forecast, breezy tomorrow. temperatures dropping. low 60s to mid-70s.
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